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Correlative Analysis of Effusion Cooling Systems

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Lorenzo Arcangeli, Marco Surace, Lorenzo Tarchi

Università degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italy

Daniele Coutandin, Stefano Zecchi

Avio S.p.A., Torino, Italy

Paper No. GT2006-90405, pp. 459-468; 10 pages
doi:10.1115/GT2006-90405
From:
  • ASME Turbo Expo 2006: Power for Land, Sea, and Air
  • Volume 3: Heat Transfer, Parts A and B
  • Barcelona, Spain, May 8–11, 2006
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4238-X | eISBN: 0-7918-3774-2
  • Copyright © 2006 by ASME

abstract

Gas turbine cooling has steadily acquired major importance whenever engine performances have to be improved. Among various cooling techniques, film cooling is probably one of the most diffused systems for protecting metal surfaces against hot gases in turbine stages and combustor liners. Most recent developments in hole manufacturing allow to perform a wide array of micro-holes, currently referred to as effusion cooling. This paper presents the validation of a simplified 2D conjugate approach through comparison with the experimental results of effectiveness for an effusion plate, performed during the first year of the European Specific Targeted REsearch Project AITEB-2 (Aerothermal Investigation of Turbine Endwalls and Blades). A preliminary test is performed with the steady-state technique, using TLC (Thermochromic Liquid Crystal) wide-band formulations. Results are obtained in terms of local distributions of adiabatic effectiveness. Average values are compared with calculations to validate the numerical code. Then, Design Of Experiment (DOE) approach is used to perform several conjugate tests (about 180), so as to derive the behavior of different effusion plates in terms of overall effectiveness and mass flow rate. Data are analyzed in detail and a correlative approach for the overall effectiveness is proposed.

Copyright © 2006 by ASME

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